Understanding moral habitability: a framework to enhance the quality of the clinical environment as a workplace.

@article{Vanderheide2013UnderstandingMH,
  title={Understanding moral habitability: a framework to enhance the quality of the clinical environment as a workplace.},
  author={Rebecca Vanderheide and Cheryle Moss and Susan Fiona Lee},
  journal={Contemporary nurse},
  year={2013},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={
          101-13
        }
}
There is compelling evidence in the nursing literature that the workplace is experienced as morally uninhabitable for many nurses and yet the concept of moral habitability remains underdeveloped. An integrative review on moral habitability in nursing was undertaken. The findings reveal that the primary concepts by which nurses write and research aspects of moral habitability are moral climate, moral agency, moral sensitivity and moral distress. It is revealed that nurses in their clinical work… CONTINUE READING

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